Photos of the week: 11/10 - 11/17

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ALREWAS, UNITED KINGDOM - NOVEMBER 11: 99-year-old World War II veteran Les Cherrington attends the annual Armistice Day Service at The National Memorial Arboretum on November 11, 2017 in Alrewas, England. Armistice Day traditionally marks the end of the WWI when Germany and the allied forces signed the armistice signaling the end of hostilities on the Western Front. The cessation of the war officially took effect on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month and is marked annually by services of remembrance for all those who have fallen in wars and a two minute silence. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
Steven Mnuchin, U.S. Treasury secretary, right, and his wife Louise Linton hold a 2017 50 subject uncut sheet of $1 dollar notes bearing Mnuchin's name for a photograph at the U.S. Bureau of Engraving and Printing in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017. A change in the Senate tax-overhaul plan that would expand a temporary income-tax break for partnerships, limited liability companies and other so-called 'pass-through' businesses won the endorsement of a national small-business group today. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Accuser Beverly Young Nelson, who claimed that Alabama senate candidate Roy Moore sexually harassed her when she was 16, sits behind a signature by Roy Moore in her 1977 yearbook in New York, U.S., November 13, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
U.S. President Donald Trump takes a drink of water as he speaks about his recent trip to Asia in the Diplomatic Room of the White House in Washington, U.S., November 15, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Father Christmas performers prepare for instruction in a classroom during a photo call for the Ministry of Fun Santa School at the Ragged School Museum in London. (Photo by Yui Mok/PA Images via Getty Images)
People pray in the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs where 26 people were killed in a shooting attack last week, as the church was opened to the public as a memorial to those killed, in Sutherland Springs, Texas, U.S. November 12, 2017. REUTERS/Rick Wilking TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A damaged building is seen following an earthquake in Sarpol-e Zahab county in Kermanshah, Iran November 13, 2017. REUTERS/Tasnim News Agency ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS PICTURE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY.
Ada Kennedy, 7, looks up at her mother as they participate in a protest march for survivors of sexual assault and their supporters in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California U.S. November 12, 2017. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
Ismot Ara, 7, a sick Rohingya refugee girl is pictured as she sits on the doorway of her makeshift shelter at Kutupalong refugee camp near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh November 12, 2017. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 15: Supporters of the 'Yes' vote for marriage equality celebrate at Melbourne's Result Street Party on November 15, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia. Australians have voted for marriage laws to be changed to allow same-sex marriage, with the Yes vote claiming 61.6% to to 38.4% for No vote. Despite the Yes victory, the outcome of Australian Marriage Law Postal Survey is not binding, and the process to change current laws will move to the Australian Parliament in Canberra. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)
A dead whale is seen on the shore of the Ipanema beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil November 15, 2017. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
FBI investigators process evidence at the Rancho Tehama Elementary School in Rancho Tehama Reserve in Corning, Calif. on Tuesday, Nov.14, 2017. (Randall Benton/Sacramento Bee/TNS via Getty Images)
A member of the Air Force� Wings of Blue Parachute Demonstration Team salutes as he jumps out of an aircraft, during the opening ceremony of Aviation Nation 2017 Nellis Air and Space Expo at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., November 10, 2017. Picture taken November 10, 2017. U.S. Air Force/Senior Airman Kevin Tanenbaum/Handout via REUTERS. ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGES WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 15: A visitor takes a photo of the painting 'Salvator Mundi' by Leonardo da Vinci at Christie's New York Auction House, November 15, 2017 in New York City. The coveted painting is set to be auctioned off on Wednesday night and has been guaranteed to sell for over $100 million.(Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 11: A crane hoists the Rockefeller Center tree upright on November 11, 2017 in New York City. The 75-foot Norway Spruce from State College, Pennsylvania will become the 86th Christmas tree to grace the plaza. (Photo by Stephanie Keith/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - A member of the Syrian pro-regime forces fires a machine gun as a comrade holds his feeding ammunition belt, during the advance towards rebel-held positions west of Aleppo, near Abu al-Zuhur military airport in the Idlib province countryside, on November 11, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / George OURFALIAN (Photo credit should read GEORGE OURFALIAN/AFP/Getty Images)
Locals wear plastic bags to protect from mud as they walk next to destroyed cars, following flash floods which hit areas west of Athens on November 15 killing at least 15 people, in Mandra, Greece, November 16, 2017. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
U.S. President Donald Trump smiles with other leaders, including Vietnam's Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and President of the Philippines�Rodrigo Duterte, as they cross their arms for the traditional "ASEAN handshake" in the opening ceremony of the ASEAN Summit in Manila, Philippines November 13, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
A complete mammoth skeleton is displayed before its auction by Aguttes auction house in Lyon, France, November 17, 2017. REUTERS/Emmanuel Foudrot TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Rohingya refugees Mohamed Heron, 6, and his brother Mohamed Akter, 4, pose for a portrait to show burns on their bodies at Kutupalong refugee camp, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 14, 2017. Boys' uncle Mohamed Inus said burns resulted from Myanmar's armed forces firing rockets at their village. Two of their siblings, one seven years old and the other a 10-month-old infant, died in the attack, according to the uncle. Their father was held by the military and has not been heard of since. "These two children survived when our village was fired on with rockets," Inus said. Fleeing along with other villagers who abandoned their scorched homes, the boys reached Bangladesh after a three-day trek. At Kutupalong, they were treated for three weeks for their burns at a Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) clinic. REUTERS/Jorge Silva SEARCH "ROHINGYA INJURIES" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A veteran waves to the crowd as he arrives for Remembrance Day ceremonies at the National War Memorial in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, November 11, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Wattie TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Tesla's new electric semi truck is unveiled during a presentation in Hawthorne, California, U.S., November 16, 2017. REUTERS/Alexandria Sage TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Dawn Cohen works on an oil painting of downtown Denver, in City Park in Denver, Colorado, U.S., November 16, 2017. REUTERS/Rick Wilking TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Soldiers from the 1st Armored Division, Combat Aviation Brigade, train on how to react if a helicopter crashes into the water before heading to Puerto Rico in order to aid in recovery efforts following Hurricane Maria at Fort Bliss in El Paso, Texas, U.S., September 29, 2017. Picture taken September 29, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A window washing scaffolding unit hangs precariously from a skyscraper at Columbus Circle in Midtown Manhattan in New York City, U.S., November 14, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
British Military Working Dog Mali poses for a photograph with his handler, Cpl. Daniel Hatley, after receiving the PDSA Dickin Medal, the animal equivalent of the Victoria Cross, for his heroic action in Afghanistan, in London, Britain November 17, 2017. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Men feed seagulls along the Yamuna river on a smoggy morning in New Delhi, India, November 17, 2017. REUTERS/Saumya Khandelwal TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
TOPSHOT - Indonesian farmers work in a field as Moung Sinabung volcano spews thick smoke in the background in Karo, North Sumatra on November 16, 2017. Mount Sinabung roared back to life in 2010 for the first time in 400 years, after another period of inactivity it erupted once more in 2013, and has remained highly active since. / AFP PHOTO / IVAN DAMANIK (Photo credit should read IVAN DAMANIK/AFP/Getty Images)
Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) holds up pictures of women who've accused U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore of sexual misconduct, while questioning U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions (Not Pictured) during the House Judiciary Committee oversight hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., November 14, 2017. Moore is a candidate to fill the seat vacated by former Alabama Senator Sessions. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Britain's Queen Elizabeth visits the University of Hull where she opened the Allam Medical Building, in Kingston upon Hull, during a visit to the city to mark its year as the United Kingdom City of Culture, Britain November 16, 2017. REUTERS/Danny Lawson/Pool
MONTGOMERY, AL - NOVEMBER 17: Kayla Moore, wife of Roy Moore, speaks during a 'Women For Moore' rally in support of Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Judge Roy Moore, in front of the Alabama State Capitol, November 17, 2017 in Montgomery, Alabama. Moore told the crowd of supporters that her husband will not bow out of the Senate race. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 17: (AFP OUT) U.S. President Donald Trump and Education Secretary Betsy Devos pose for photographs with members of the National Collegiate Athletic Association's champion University of Utah skiing team in the Blue Room of the White House November 17, 2017 in Washington, DC. The White House welcomed athletes representing universities and colleges from across the country to meet Trump who congratulated them on their NCAA victories in sports like lacrosse, bowling, gymnastics, golf, rowing and others. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
PETERBOROUGH, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 15: Members of staff process purchased items in the Amazon Fulfilment centre on November 15, 2017 in Peterborough, England. A report in the US has suggested that over half of all online purchases this Christmas will be made with Amazon. (Photo by Leon Neal/Getty Images)
DUNFERMLINE, SCOTLAND - NOVEMBER 15: Judge Graeme Sharp, poses for a photograph as he views the entries by Scottish bakers for the 19th World Championships on November 15, 2017 in Dunfermline, Scotland. Butchers and bakers throughout the country have entered the most prestigious pie competition in the world with judges gathering to cast an expert eye over the pies before taking a bite and picking out the winner. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, TX - NOVEMBER 11: Hearses carrying the remains of Ricardo Rodriguez and his wife Therese arrive at the Sutherland Springs Cemetery on November 11, 2017 in Sutherland Springs, Texas. The two were among 26 killed during a shooting at the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs on November 5. Devin Patrick Kelley, shot and killed the 26 people and wounded 20 others when he opened fire during Sunday service at the church. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
A zoo keeper carries a newly born Malayan tiger cub in its enclosure at the Prague Zoo in Prague, Czech Republic November 14, 2017. REUTERS/David W Cerny TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A woman who declined to give her name wears an outfit with the names of all the men in Hollywood who sexually harrassed her during a protest march for survivors of sexual assault and their supporters in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California U.S. November 12, 2017. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un gives field guidance to the Kumsong Tractor Factory in this undated picture provided by KCNA in Pyongyang on November 15, 2017. KCNA via Reuters ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. REUTERS IS UNABLE TO INDEPENDENTLY VERIFY THIS IMAGE. SOUTH KOREA OUT. NO THIRD PARTY SALES. NOT FOR USE BY REUTERS THIRD PARTY DISTRIBUTORS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral is illuminated in Paris on November 11, 2017, during a light show as part of the Armistice Day commemorations marking the end of WWI (World War One). / AFP PHOTO / FRANCOIS GUILLOT (Photo credit should read FRANCOIS GUILLOT/AFP/Getty Images)
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The week was filled with stunning new accusations of sexual misconduct. Additional women came forward against Republican Alabama Senate candidate, Roy Moore. Beverly Young Nelson said Moore sexually assaulted her when she was 16 years old and showed her yearbook that the Moore reportedly signed. Sen. Al Franken was also at the center of a sexual misconduct scandal after a photo emerged of him groping a TV broadcaster who said he also kissed her without her consent in 2006. 

Other major headlines of the week included a man going on a fatal shooting spree in Northern California, the deadly magnitude 7.3 earthquake that hit Iraq and Iran, and Leonardo Da Vinci's portrait of Christ selling for a record $450.3 million.

Click through the slideshow above to see photos from all of these events and more, and be sure to check back next weekend for our selection of the best photography from the week.

 

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